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2 days ago · rifaximin belching in Digestive Health

Started 2 week regimen of rifaximin for SIBO. After 1st week belching much worse. Anyone else experience this? I'm hoping it a case of it gets worse before it gets better.

Sat, Feb 9 12:54pm · sibo diet in Digestive Health

Has anyone tried these supplements: from Biotics Research: Dysbiocide & FC-Cidal and/or CandiBactin-BR from Metagenics?

Wed, Feb 6 9:36pm · Uncontrollable Burping and Belching in Digestive Health

Somedays it takes hours to get relief from gas-ongoing belching, etc. I have tried various ways to speed the process (need to stop belching before a dental appt. etc) with limited success– lying on my stomach, hand pressure on stomach, bending toward feet, riding exercise bike, etc. Any suggestions would be appreciated. Thanks

Thu, Jan 31 8:48am · sibo diet in Digestive Health

not surprised. Thanks

Wed, Jan 30 11:21am · sibo diet in Digestive Health

Wondering if anyone familiar with SIBO diet knows if the diet is the same for sibo patients with ileocecal valve intact and for those without ileocecal valve….thanks

Fri, Jan 11 8:40am · probiotics and sibo in Digestive Health

I agree. Our systems are complicated. My fingers are crossed.

Thu, Jan 10 10:57am · probiotics and sibo in Digestive Health

Update: picked up script for Rifaxam ($700 for 30 pills 200mg). Decided to read a bit more before starting the antibiotic. On Atrantil website read that one should not take probiotics while trying to treat SIBO. My ileocecal valve was removed during a sm bowel resection in '99. Started having belching in 2015. Reflecting on my past medical history it was about that time I started probiotics that I started having belching problems. I started (dr recommend) more serious probiotics and belching got worse. Doctor after doctor and suggestion after suggestion e.g. – remove gall bladder, stop cpap use, repair hiatal hernia, and on and on… The site (Atrantil) said taking probiotics was like adding fire to fire. So I delayed the antibiotic treatment and stopped all probiotics. Within 2 days my insane belching was diminished by over 50 % and at this point close to 75 %. I have the Rifaxam on standby but right now I am feeling better than I have in years!..